Medicine - General Medicine (Assistant Professor) - Medicine - General Medicine (90002376)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7088298 (Ref.No. 9210-en_US)
Posted: November 2, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Summary

Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is seeking full-time Nocturnists to provide Hospital Medicine services at CHI St. Luke's Health Sugar Land Hospital. The ideal candidates are patient-centered, and committed to excellence in providing quality care in an inpatient setting.  Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Internal or Family Medicine.  

 

Benefits include:

  • Flexible schedule allows for work life balance, (7 on/14 off) 
  • Competitive compensation package and benefits (medical, dental, vision, FSA)
  • CME allowance
  • Paid malpractice coverage
  • Continued Training and Education Resources
  • Administrative support
  • Moonlighting shifts available

Job Duties

  • Performs a variety of duties such as H&Ps, medical orders, and provides care to assigned patients.
  • Makes clinical decisions relative to inpatient management through collaboration with Hospitalists and Consults. 
  • Works in partnership with an interdisciplinary team in the development and delivery of patient care.
  • Facilitates appropriate admissions by initiating orders, coordinating with appropriate attending physician, and moderating medication reconciliation process. Assists with discharge summary as per Hospitalist service standards.
  • Communicates with physicians, nursing staff, residents and other members of the medical team to maintain current and accurate updates in patient status.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and exemplifies the Baylor College of Medicine core values, respects patients, service providers, organizational confidentiality and HIPAA Security procedures and protocols.
  •  Participates in division meetings, quality improvement projects and other activities of the Hospital Medicine Program.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BC/BE Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
  • Current valid license to practice medicine in the State of Texas 
  • Current DEA certificate (or in progress)
  • Proficiency in documenting and billing in any setting above, or in the hospitalist setting

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.